Mark Adamsson, Georgetown University student, dies on spring break in Dominican Republic

A Georgetown University student, Mark Adamsson, has died in the Dominican Republic while on spring break, school officials say.

Adamsson was traveling with other Georgetown students, according to an email from Todd A. Olson, Vice President for Student Affairs, to students, faculty, and staff, sent Sunday afternoon.

Olson says Georgetown officials have been in contact with Adamsson’s family.

Students have been advised that counseling staff, chaplains in residence, and residence life staff are available for counseling.